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Tourism

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Beauty

How nature turned a failed communist plan into Bucharest's unique urban park

The wild wetland of Văcărești is a symbol of nature’s resilience. Without human interference, wildlife has reconquered this abandoned lake and transformed it into a green oasis in the middle of one of Europe’s densest cities<p>There are rarely ever more than a handful of people present when you visit …

Court Fines And Fees Almost Delay Homecoming For Wrongly Convicted Michigan Man

Davontae Sanford was only 14 years old when he was arrested for a string of murders in Michigan. But after almost nine years in prison, his conviction was overturned when a state investigation found that the real killer had later confessed to Wayne County police and prosecutors.<p>Now 23, Sanford was …

Criminal Justice

Rediscovering the Genius of Sabine Weiss, the Last Humanist Photographer

Wasteland, Porte de St Cloud, Paris, 1950.<br>© Sabine Weiss<p>1 of 12<p>“You are way too young!” Museum of Modern art curator Edward Steichen exclaimed as he …

Details emerge about Orlando gunman Omar Mateen

5:56AM<p>Australia reviewing visa of Islamic scholar<p>Australia is urgently reviewing the visa of a British Islamic scholar who toured Orlando earlier this year and had preached in 2013 that "death is the sentence" for homosexual acts.<p>Farrokh Sekaleshfar, a senior Shi'ite Muslim scholar, is currently …

Revealed: first mammal species wiped out by human-induced climate change

Exclusive: scientists find no trace of the Bramble Cay melomys, a small rodent that was the only mammal endemic to Great Barrier Reef<p>Human-caused climate change appears to have driven the Great Barrier Reef’s only endemic mammal species into the history books, with the Bramble Cay melomys, a small …

'It was not a sentimental love': Françoise Gilot on her years with Picasso

At 94, the artist talks to Emma Brockes about her unlikely match with Picasso, her own ambition – and why she’s buying back all her paintings<p>Françoise Gilot takes a stern line with interviewers, assuming they approach her with interest in only one thing: her affair with Picasso, which started 70 …

A Quick HIIT Workout to Fire Up Your Metabolism

Consider HIIT workouts the “lather, rinse, repeat” of your fitness regimen. With these high-intensity workouts, you exert yourself at 80 to 95 …

Exercise

The Dumbbell Density Doomsday Workout

You don’t know what tough actually feels like until you try this routine from the Men’s Health Fitness Director<p>When it comes to fat loss, you’ve probably heard a lot about intensity.<p>But density—intensity’s evil cousin—will help you maximize your results.<p>Density describes how much work you’ll …

3 Ways to Be More Emotionally Intelligent at Work

Creating more emotionally astute, mutually satisfying work interactions is something that benefits everyone. There are a few things everyone can do …

Tip: Do the 4 Best Biceps Exercises

For direct biceps training, you can't beat these variations. Funny thing is, most people have never even tried them.<p>The best exercises for a muscle …

“The scope of our failure”: The real story of our decades-long foreign policy disaster that set the Middle East on fire

The brilliant Andrew Bacevich tells Salon why our massive march to folly in Middle East has to be seen as one war<p>I first interviewed Andrew Bacevich, the soldier turned scholar, after he spoke at the Hope Club, an old-line gents’ establishment in Providence, Rhode Island. That evening he outlined a …

Political Science

The Best Way to Deal with Gossip and Personal Attacks

<i>By: Lodro Rinzler</i><p>When someone crosses you in words or actions, what is the right way to respond? A Buddhist meditation teacher draws from an ancient text to provide insight and guidance.<p>Okay. We know we should be more mindful of our own speech, sure. But what about when rumors are flying about you, …

The 7-Move Upper-Body Upgrade

Target your shoulders and upper chest with this V-shape workout<p>The V-shaped torso is a magical thing.<p>Put two guys with the same amount of muscle and fat on their frames next to one another, and the one with the broader shoulders and slimmer waist will <i>always</i> look more athletic.<p>And the wider your …

10 Commandments For Women In Leadership

Back in 1970, one of the group of four first-women to be admitted to the Harvard Business School MBA program started her doctoral research on women executives – a rather narrow field 45 years ago. In 1977, the thesis became a book, <i>The Managerial Woman: The Survival Manual for Women in Business</i>, …